Compare Kia Sorento vs. Buick Enclave vs. Dodge Durango

Compare the Kia Sorento against the Buick Enclave and Dodge Durango. Use this tool to compare rankings and see how the Sorento, Enclave and Durango stack up against each other in terms of performance, features, safety prices and more. Then use our Best Price Program by selecting the trims you are interested in to see local prices and get a great deal on a new Sorento, Enclave and Durango. If you are interested in used cars you can also search used listings in your area.

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2013 Kia Sorento 2013 Buick Enclave 2013 Dodge Durango
2013 Kia Sorento 2013 Buick Enclave 2013 Dodge Durango
2WD 4dr I4 LX
  • 2WD 4dr I4 LX
  • 2WD 4dr I4-GDI LX
  • AWD 4dr I4-GDI LX
  • 2WD 4dr V6 LX
  • 2WD 4dr I4-GDI EX
  • AWD 4dr V6 LX
  • 2WD 4dr V6 EX
  • AWD 4dr I4-GDI EX
  • AWD 4dr V6 EX
  • 2WD 4dr V6 SX
  • AWD 4dr V6 SX
FWD 4dr Convenience
  • FWD 4dr Convenience
  • AWD 4dr Convenience
  • FWD 4dr Leather
  • AWD 4dr Leather
  • FWD 4dr Premium
  • AWD 4dr Premium
2WD 4dr SXT
  • 2WD 4dr SXT
  • AWD 4dr SXT
  • 2WD 4dr Crew
  • 2WD 4dr R/T
  • AWD 4dr Crew
  • AWD 4dr R/T
  • 2WD 4dr Citadel
  • AWD 4dr Citadel


MSRP $23,150 $38,445 $29,795
Invoice $22,370 $36,523 $28,349
Avg. Paid $16,807 $25,677 $22,260

U.S. News Scores

Overall 7.7 8.3 7.5
Critics' Rating 8.4 8.7 8.7
Performance 7.3 7.8 7.9
Interior 7.4 8.3 7.7
Cost to Own 8.9 8.3 8.3
Safety 9.3 9.7 9.0
Reliability 2.5 3.5 2.0

Pros & Cons

  • Straightforward UVO infotainment system
  • First-rate cabin materials
  • Spacious third row
  • Generous cargo space
  • Composed handling
  • Poised handling and comfortable ride
  • Authoritative acceleration with available V8
  • Underpowered base engine
  • Cramped second row
  • Lackluster acceleration
  • Firm ride in R/T trim

General Specs

Transmission Automatic Automatic Automatic
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive Rear Wheel Drive
Fuel/Engine Gas I4 2.4L/144 Gas V6 3.6L/217 Gas/Ethanol V6 3.6L/220
MPG 21 City / 30 Hwy 17 City / 24 Hwy 16 City / 23 Hwy



Body Style Sport Utility Vehicle Sport Utility Vehicle Sport Utility Vehicle


Wheelbase(in) 106.300 118.90 119.8
Length, Overall (in) 183.900 201.90 199.8
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 74.200 79.00 75.8
Height, Overall (in) 67.300 70.30 71.6
Step Up Height - Front (in)
Step Up Height - Side (in)

Doors & Windows

Third Passenger Door
Power Third Passenger Door
Fourth Passenger Door
Power Fourth Passenger Door
Rear Defrost Standard Standard Standard
Privacy Glass Standard Standard Standard
Sliding Rear Window
Power Windows Standard Standard Standard

Exterior Features

Bed Liner
Pickup Bed Tonneau Cover
Stepside Pickup Box
Convertible Hardtop
Convertible Soft Top
Dual Moonroof
Sun/Moon Roof Optional
Panoramic Roof
Fixed Sunroof
Manual Tilt/Sliding Sunroof
Power Tilt/Sliding Sunroof Optional
Sunroof Sunshield
Sunroof Wind Deflector
Targa Roof
Running Boards Optional Optional Optional
Power Retractable Running Boards
Rear Spoiler


Base Curb Weight (lbs) 3605 4724 4756

Tires & Wheels

Tires - Front All-Season Standard Standard Optional
Tires - Front All-Terrain
Tires - Front Highway
Tires - Front On/Off Road Standard
Tires - Front Performance Optional
Tires - Front Touring
Tires - Rear All-Season Standard Standard Optional
Tires - Rear All-Terrain
Tires - Rear Highway
Tires - Rear On/Off Road Standard
Tires - Rear Performance Optional
Tires - Rear Touring
Compact Spare Tire Optional Standard
Full Size Spare Tire Standard Optional
Tire Pressure Monitoring System Standard Standard Standard
Aluminum Wheels Standard Standard Standard
Chrome Wheels Optional
Wheel Locks Optional
Steel Wheels
Wheel Covers
Wire Wheel Covers


Trailer Hitch Receiver Optional Optional Optional
Maximum Trailering Capacity (lbs)


Convenience & Comfort

Alarm Standard
Auxiliary Pwr Outlet Standard Standard
Back-Up Camera Optional Standard Optional
Cruise Control Standard Standard Standard
Heads-Up Display
Vehicle Anti-Theft System Standard Standard
Fog Lamps Optional Standard
Auto-Off Headlights Standard Standard
HID headlights Standard
Interior Cargo Shade Optional Optional Standard
Keyless Start
Luggage Rack Optional Optional
Rear Parking Aid Optional Standard Optional
Power Liftgate Standard
Front Reading Lamps Standard
Rear Reading Lamps Standard
Rear Seat Heat Ducts
Remote Engine Start Optional Standard
Adjustable Steering Wheel Standard Standard Standard
Steering Wheel Controls Standard Standard Standard
Leather Wrapped Steering Wheel Standard Optional
Navigation from Telematics Standard
Trip Computer Standard
Remote Trunk Release Standard
Universal Garage Door Opener Optional Standard
Intermittent Wipers Standard Standard Standard
Rain Sensing Wipers
Variable Speed Intermittent Wipers Standard Standard
Front Floor Mats Optional Standard Standard
Rear Floor Mats
Keyless Entry Standard Standard Standard
Power Door Locks Standard Standard Standard
Electrochromic rearview mirror Optional Standard Optional
Heated Exterior Driver Mirror
Heated Mirrors Standard Standard Standard
Heated Exterior Passenger Mirror
Mirror Memory
Power Driver Mirror Standard Standard Standard
Power Folding Mirrors
Power Passenger Mirror
Driver Vanity Mirror Standard Standard Standard
Driver Illuminated Vanity Mirror Standard Standard
Passenger Vanity Mirror Standard Standard Standard
Passenger Illuminated Visor Mirror Standard Standard
All Wheel Steering
Manual Steering
Power Steering Standard Standard Standard


Passenger Capacity 5 7 7
Passenger Volume (cu. ft.) 142.500 153.0 133.9
Front Head Room (in) 39.200 40.40 39.9
Front Leg Room (in) 41.300 41.30 40.3
Front Shoulder Room (in) 59.300 61.60 58.5
Front Hip Room (in) 56.300 57.20 57.0
Second Head Room (in) 39.200 39.40 39.8
Second Leg Room (in) 37.600 36.80 38.6
Second Shoulder Room (in) 58.700 61.30 50.4
Second Hip Room (in) 55.900 57.00 42.8
Third Leg Room (in) 33.20 31.5
Fourth Leg Room (in)
Fifth Leg Room (in)
Cargo Volume (cu. ft.)
Cargo Volume with Rear Seat Down (cu. ft.)
Trunk Volume (cu. ft.)
Ext'd Cab Cargo Volume (cu. ft.)
Cargo Volume to Seat 1 (cu. ft.) 72.500 115.2 84.5
Cargo Volume to Seat 2 (cu. ft.) 37.000 68.9 47.7
Cargo Volume to Seat 3 (cu. ft.) 23.3 17.2
Cargo Volume to Seat 4 (cu. ft.)


AM/FM Stereo Standard Standard Standard
Auxiliary Audio Input Standard Standard Standard
CD Changer
CD Player Standard Standard Standard
HD Radio Standard
MP3 Player Standard Standard Standard
Rear Seat Audio Controls Optional
Satellite Radio Standard Standard Standard
Premium Sound System Optional
Entertainment System
Hard Disk Drive Optional

Heating & Cooling

Climate Control Standard Standard
Dual Zone A/C Standard Standard
A/C Standard Standard Standard
Rear A/C Standard Standard

Navigation & Communication

Navigation System Optional
Onboard Hands-Free Communications System Standard
Wireless Cell Phone Hookup Standard Standard Optional
Cell Phone
Cell Phone Hookup


Cloth Seats Standard Standard Standard
Leather Seats
Premium Synthetic Seats
Vinyl Seats
Additional Rear Seat Standard Standard
Cooled Driver Seat
Cooled Passenger Seat
Cooled Rear Seat
Heated Driver Seat
Heated Passenger Seat
Heated Rear Seat
Driver Lumbar Standard Optional
Passenger Lumbar
Seat Memory
Power Driver Seat Standard Optional
Power Passenger Seat Standard
Pass-Through Rear Seat Optional
2nd Row Bench Seat Standard Standard
Fixed Bench Seat
Split Bench Seat
Bucket Seats Standard Standard Standard
Quad Bucket Seats Standard Optional



Driver Air Bag Standard Standard Standard
Passenger Air Bag On/Off Switch
Passenger Air Bag Standard Standard Standard
Rear Air Bag
Side Head Air Bag Standard Standard Standard
Rear Head Air Bag Standard Standard Standard
Side Air Bag Standard Standard
Rear Body Air Bag Standard


4-Wheel ABS Standard Standard Standard
4-Wheel Disc Brakes Standard Standard Standard
4-Wheel Drum Brakes
Front Disc/Rear Drum Brakes

Safety Features

Brake Assist Standard
Electronic Stability Control Standard Standard Standard
Auto-On Headlights
Daytime Running Lights Standard
Child Safety Locks Standard Standard Standard
Integrated Turn Signal Mirrors Standard Standard
Night Vision
Adjustable Pedals
Rollover Protection System
Front Tow Hooks
Rear Tow Hooks
Traction Control Standard Standard Standard
Emergency Trunk Release
Blind Spot Monitor
Auto-Leveling Headlights
Lane Departure Warning


Engine & Performance

Locking Front Differential
Locking Rear Differential
Four Wheel Drive
All Wheel Drive
Front Wheel Drive Standard Standard
Rear Wheel Drive Standard
Dual Rear Wheels
10 Cylinder Engine
12 Cylinder Engine
3 Cylinder Engine
4 Cylinder Engine Standard
5 Cylinder Engine
Flat 6 Cylinder Engine
Straight 6 Cylinder Engine
V6 Cylinder Engine Standard Standard
8 Cylinder Engine
Electric Motor
High Output
Rotary engine
Engine Type Gas I4 Gas V6 Gas/Ethanol V6
Displacement 2.4L/144 3.6L/217 3.6L/220
Horsepower (Net @ RPM) 175 @ 6000 288 @ 6300 290 @ 6400
Torque (Net @ RPM) 169 @ 3750 270 @ 3400 260 @ 4800
Transmission Automatic w/Manual Shift Automatic Automatic
Turning diameter 35.700 40.4 37.1


Gasoline/Natural Gas Bi-Fuel
Gasoline/Propane Bi-Fuel
Diesel Fuel
Electric Fuel System
Flex Fuel/Electric Hybrid
Flexible Fuel Capability Standard
Hybrid Fuel
Gasoline Fuel Standard Standard
Natural Gas Fuel
Plug-In Electric/Flex Fuel
Plug-In Electric/Gas
Propane Fuel
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 21 17 16
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 30 24 23
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 18.000 22.0 24.6


Active Suspension System
Air Suspension Optional
Side Stance / Highrider Suspension
Suspension Type - Front MacPherson Strut MacPherson Strut Short-Long Arm
Suspension Type - Rear Multi-Link H-Arm Multi-Link
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) w/Coil Springs w/Coil Springs
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) w/Coil Springs w/Coil Springs
Suspension Type - Front
Suspension Type - Rear


Automatic Standard Standard Standard
Automatic Transmission w/Manual Mode Standard
1-Speed Automatic
3-Speed Automatic
4-Speed Automatic
5-Speed Automatic Standard
6-Speed Automatic Standard Standard
7-Speed Automatic
8-Speed Automatic
Continuously Variable Trans
Manual Transmission w/Auto Mode
10-Speed Manual
4-Speed Manual
5-Speed Manual
6-Speed Manual
7-Speed Manual
8-Speed Manual
9-Speed Manual
Transmission Overdrive Switch

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